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New Zealand celebrates as the country manages to eradicate COVID-19

After no new COVID-19 cases were reported in New Zealand for over two weeks, the country has decided to lift almost all coronavirus-related restrictions and is looking to restart its economy. Under new rules, social distancing is not required and there are no limits on public gatherings, but borders remain closed to foreigners. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told reporters she did “a little dance”...

June 12, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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With the help of local people, this Indian Principal served 10,000 cooked meals to seniors during COVID-19 lockdown

Puducherry is a beautiful union territory in India that boasts of beautiful beaches and calm surroundings. However, the coronavirus crisis has struck this stunning place too, as is evident from the currently-deserted beaches. However, one man has taken to heart the idea that ‘a crisis provides the opportunity for us to do things we could not do before.’ Principal of Tagore Government Arts and Science College in...

June 11, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Dozens of people come together to lift van off a woman trapped under it after a car crash

In a serious collision between a van and a truck in Indianapolis, a woman was thrown off the van and unfortunately, got trapped underneath the vehicle. Thankfully, within a few moments, a crowd of people came together to rescue her. “You could see the lady was underneath the van,” Laurie Collins, a lady who witnessed the scene, said. “All of a sudden, all these people came out of nowhere, all...

June 10, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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This Indian duo turns shipping containers into sustainable homes and offices

We all know the construction industry is one of the most polluting industries in the world and accounts for almost 40% of the global carbon emissions. But since we all need a place to call home, this sector continues to thrive. However, we do have a choice to live in a home that has been constructed in a sustainable manner. An Indian design studio – ‘Studio Alternatives’ – run by duo Dhara Kabaria...

June 05, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Teens help rescue passengers of a plane that crashed in water

On May 28, four emergency firefighters of the Alaska Department of Forestry (DOF) were traveling in an aircraft from two western Alaska villages to Soldotna to support initial attack wildfire responses for the Kenai/Kodiak Area Forestry station. Unfortunately, the twin-engine aircraft crashed soon after take-off into a water-filled gravel pit. Among the first at the scene were a group of teenagers ranging in age...

June 04, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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As a way to honor their service during the Korean war, Navajo Nation receives 10,000 masks from South Korea

In yet another reminder of the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on minority communities in the US, the per-capita coronavirus infection rate in Navajo Nation surpassed New York and New Jersey. When South Korea came to know of the plight of Navajo Nation, it shipped them 10,000 masks and other PPE to honor the services rendered by them seven decades ago to the East-Asian nation. During the Korean War, around...

June 03, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Church hosts Muslim worshipers struggling to find a place of prayer amid COVID-19 lockdown

In a heartwarming reminder of how people put humanity above religion, creed, caste and race in times of crisis, a church in Germany opened its doors for Muslim worshipers who were struggling to find a place of prayer during Ramadan. Although the nation suspended religious services back in March as a means of curbing the COVID-19 outbreaks, they recently started allowing worshipers to gather in groups of up to 50...

May 29, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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World’s largest trash-to-hydrogen power plant being launched in California

The world’s largest green hydrogen plant, Super-green Hydro (SGH2), is all set to be launched in California towards the beginning of 2021. Being launched in partnership with the city of Lancaster, this plant will turn approximately 42,000 tons of trash such used paper, old tires, textiles, and plastic to produce the cheapest and greenest hydrogen energy on Earth. “We are the only company in the world...

May 28, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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This has been a ‘Golden Year’ for bees in Albania, thanks to coronavirus lockdown

Bee keepers in Albania are saying that the bee populations have been particularly thriving this year, thanks to the decrease in pollution levels and lesser spraying of pesticides due to the lockdown measures enforced due to the spread of coronavirus. “It’s a golden year for bees,” says 68-year-old Gezim Skermo, a beekeeper at the Morava bee farm in Albania. During his 50 years in beekeeping,...

May 27, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Braving Cyclone Amphan, these Indian firemen helped a woman deliver baby in their vehicle

The Indian state of Odisha was battered by Cyclone Amphan on Wednesday morning with heavy rainfall, thunderstorms and strong winds uprooting several trees , blocking roads and causing massive damage. As fate would have it, a 20-year-old pregnant woman from Kendrapara in the state went into labor at 6 AM that morning. Her husband Hatin Sethi had no choice but to contact the fire personnel when ambulance services...

May 22, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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